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ABC
Jan 9, 2014 5:30pm PST
in the city of seattle. it's a little like the famous movie with tom hanks and meg ryan. but this time, all these women are pouring in from 6,000 miles away. why? here's abc's neal karlinsky. >> reporter: in "sleepless in seattle," tom hanks and meg ryan put seattle on the map for lovelorn women everywhere. >> it's you. >> it's me. >> reporter: today, "sleepless in seattle" is back. sort of. this time it's made in china. the blockbuster chinese romantic comedy is called "finding mr. right," about a woman who travels from china to seattle looking for love, just like in the movies. >> why do you come to seattle? >> uh, "sleepless in seattle." i love that movie. love it. >> reporter: now, in a weird case of life imitating art -- that's, by the way, all ready sort of imitating american art -- chinese women are flocking to seattle, 6,000 miles across the pacific. >> we have been amazed at the response. this is bigger than "sleepless in seattle." >> reporter: chinese television has been running features about the city and following chinese tourists obsessed with the movie. i thought about coming
KOFY
Jan 9, 2014 9:00pm PST
strange has been happening in seattle. it's a little like the famous movie starring tom hanks and meg ryan but all the women are pouring in from 6000 miles awa away. why? here's neal. >> in sleepless in seattle tom hanks and meg ryan put seattle on the map. love loren women everywhere. today sleepless in seattle is back. l sort of. this time it's made in china. blockbuster chinese romantic comedy is called find mring right. about a woman who travels from china to seattle looking for love just lake in the movies. why you come to seattle. >> sleepless in seattle. i love that movie. i love it. >>reporter: now in a weird case of life imitating art that is already sort of imitating american art, chinese women are flocking to seattle. 6000 miles across the pacific. >> we have been amazed at the rae response. bigger than sleepless in seattle. >>reporter: television running feature about the city. and following chinese tourists obsessed with the movie. i thought about coming here one day then the next day i bought a ticket this woman says. >> all the young women relate and they want
ABC
Jan 2, 2014 7:00am PST
. >> tom hanks, meg ryan? >> yeah. >> a lot of people flock to seattle after that movie hit. and apparently, there's a new reason people are flocking to seattle these days. a chinese rom-com, "finding mr. right." it was a smash hit. it seems to be inspiring chinese tourists to hop on a plane, high-tail it to seattle. they're taking romantic vacas. getting married, have a little honeymoon, all because of the movie. >> set in seattle? >> all set in seattle. >> it's like speeding up. >> that was our edit machine. >> oh, okay. >> we can do that at abc. >> i guess maybe fast forward. i don't know. >> basically, a local tourism company says their phone have been ringing off the hook. they did a special new year's eve broadcast from seattle. >> love seattle. >> i've never been. >> you haven't? >> oh. you fall in love right away. do it. >> maybe with one of the 50 most eligible bachelors. >>> now, on to a way to keep love alive. mark thompson had to leave his girlfriend, meredith, in new york, during his tour of duty in the army. but she gave him this stuffed penguin named mumbles to keep him compa
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